Adjunct Faculty - Fine Arts

Lawrenceville, NJ
Apr 14, 2021
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Four-Year Institution
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Adjunct Faculty - Fine Arts

Position Description:

Rider University Lifting Barriers

The Department of Fine Arts at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of Arts and Entertainment Industries Management for Fall 2021 beginning September 8, 2021. This position is to teach AAD 307 Touring and Production Management.

Course Description: AAD 307 Touring and Production Management (3 credits)
This course addresses organizing, marketing and managing tours with focus on the responsibilities of the booking agent, tour manager, and performers. Students will consider case studies, relationships, contracts with venues, transportation companies, housing, and unions, budgeting, press kits, and insurance. Professor delivering course must demonstrate professional experience and expertise as model for student success, and guide students in the final creation and presentation of a summary “touring and production portfolio” of artifacts representing the above elements.

Position Requirements:

BA with minimum ten years’ professional experience as touring and/or production manager for major company(ies) or tours of national/international scope.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

MS or MA

About Rider University:

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.


Lawrenceville, NJ

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Academic Affairs


Westminster College of the Arts (WCA)

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